Unchecked FIFO Hurting Queensland
Unchecked fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) practices are killing Queensland towns and mining companies don't have the conscience to care.
Change Discrimination Laws: FIFO Report
Anti-discrimination laws should be amended to guard against "postcode discrimination", a Queensland parliamentary inquiry into fly-in fly-out (FIFO) work arrangements has found.
FIFO Employees Experience High Levels of Depression
New research reveals that members of Australia’s fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) workforce suffer from stress and depression at rates far greater than the general population.
Concerns Mount Over Impact of FIFO on Mental Health
A parliamentary committee is examining the mental health impacts of the fly-in fly-out (FIFO) work arrangements that are so widely employed by the resources sectors in...
Redundancy Fear Silences FIFO Workers
Fly-in fly-out workers are increasingly afraid to report mental health issues because they don't want to be made redundant by struggling mining companies, a West Australian...
WA Mining Jobs to Plunge Nearly 20 Per Cent
Western Australia's resources sector will see a sharp contraction in its workforce over the upcoming decade, in tandem with an increase in FIFO work arrangements.
FIFO Workers Fear Metal Health Stigma
Fly-in fly-out workers who need antidepressants aren't taking them because they fear the drugs will be detected in workplace urine tests and hurt their career, a...